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The Latest: Death toll of virus in Italy surpasses 33,000

- Italy’s overall death toll surpasses 33,000.... - Walt Disney World set to open again in July. Read full article: The Latest: Death toll of virus in Italy...→

The Latest: Death toll of virus in Italy surpasses 33,000

- Italy’s overall death toll surpasses 33,000.... - Walt Disney World set to open again in July. Read full article: The Latest: Death toll of virus in Italy...→

The Latest: UConn eliminates 4 sports in virus- related cuts

The Latest: UConn eliminates 4 sports in virus- related cuts

The University of Connecticut is eliminating four athletic teams as it deals with an expected budget deficit driven by issues related to the coronavirus pandem [...] Read full article: The Latest: UConn eliminates 4 sports in...→

Mexico quake death toll rises to 6; hundreds of home damaged | WTOP

MEXICO CITY (AP) — The magnitude 7.4 earthquake that rocked the southern Mexico resort of Huatulco killed at least 6 people, damaged hundreds of homes and four [...] Read full article: Mexico quake death toll rises to 6; hund...→

Pubs, restaurants in England to reopen as virus toll eases

Pubs, restaurants in England to reopen as virus toll eases

Millions of people in Britain will be able to go to the pub, visit a movie theater, get a haircut or attend a religious service starting July 4, in a major loo [...] Read full article: Pubs, restaurants in England to reopen a...→

Coronavirus in Minnesota: MDH reports lowest death-toll since April | MinnPost

Coronavirus in Minnesota: MDH reports lowest death-toll since April | MinnPost

Four more Minnesotans have died of COVID-19, the Minnesota Department of Health said Monday, for a total of 1,384. That represents the lowest one-day death tol [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Minnesota: MDH reports lo...→

The Latest: Florida virus infection total passes 100,000

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - Florida health officials say more than than 100,000 people in the state have been diagnosed with coronavirus.... Florida reached the mil [...] Read full article: The Latest: Florida virus infection tota...→

Italy mulls new WHO guidelines on virus patient isolation

Italy mulls new WHO guidelines on virus patient isolation

Italy's Health Ministry is asking government advisers to evaluate new World Health Organization recommendations saying that people with COVID-19 can come out o [...] Read full article: Italy mulls new WHO guidelines on virus ...→

The CDPHE's latest report, updated at 4 p.m. on May 31, shows just one death of  [...]

The CDPHE's latest report, updated at 4 p.m. on May 31, shows just one death of [...]

The CDPHE's latest report, updated at 4 p.m. on May 31, shows just one death of someone with COVID-19 on both May 28 and 29. However, the virus isn't listed as [...] Read full article: The CDPHE's latest report, updated at 4 ...→

Coronavirus doctors’ overuse of antibiotics could spur resistance and raise death toll

Coronavirus doctors’ overuse of antibiotics could spur resistance and raise death toll

Doctors knew antibiotics weren’t effective against the coronavirus, but they feared patients could develop life-threatening bacterial co-infections and used th [...] Read full article: Coronavirus doctors’ overuse of antibiot...→

The Latest: WHO chief warns virus pandemic 'accelerating'

GENEVA - The head of the World Health Organization said the coronavirus pandemic is “accelerating” and that more than 150,000 cases were reported yesterday - t [...] Read full article: The Latest: WHO chief warns virus pandem...→

The Latest: Memphis scraps festivals over new virus cases

MEMPHIS, Tenn. - The Beale Street Music Festival, the World Championship Barbecue Cooking Contest and other Memphis in May events were canceled Thursday due to [...] Read full article: The Latest: Memphis scraps festivals ove...→

Florida coronavirus cases surge by record 3,207; death toll up 43

Florida coronavirus cases surge by record 3,207; death toll up 43

State coronavirus cases skyrocketed by a record 3,207 and deaths climbed in one day by 18 to 43 for a total of 3,061, the Florida Department of Health announce [...] Read full article: Florida coronavirus cases surge by recor...→

The Latest: Virus infections continue steady rise in S Korea

SEOUL, South Korea - South Korea has reported 59 COVID-19 cases as infections steadily rise in the capital area where half the country’s 51 million people live [...] Read full article: The Latest: Virus infections continue st...→

Underfunded NYC nursing home program lead to massive coronavirus death toll

Underfunded NYC nursing home program lead to massive coronavirus death toll

The city and state severely shortchanged a federally-mandated program designed to protect nursing home residents, leading to the disproportionate death toll of [...] Read full article: Underfunded NYC nursing home program lea...→

The Latest: US coal miners seek federal virus protection

CHARLESTON, W.Va. - A union representing U.S. coal miners has asked a court to force the federal government to take unspecified measures to protect them from t [...] Read full article: The Latest: US coal miners seek federal ...→

Florida coronavirus cases up by a record 2,783; death toll nears 3,000

Florida coronavirus cases up by a record 2,783; death toll nears 3,000

Coronavirus cases in Florida climbed a record 2,783 in one day as the death toll skyrocketed by 55 to 2,993, the Florida Department of Health announced Tuesday [...] Read full article: Florida coronavirus cases up by a record...→

28 newly rescued migrants test positive for virus off Italy

28 newly rescued migrants test positive for virus off Italy

ROME (AP) — Twenty-eight migrants who were rescued at sea have tested positive for the coronavirus, Sicily's governor said Wednesday, a new complication in Ita [...] Read full article: 28 newly rescued migrants test positive ...→

Death toll rises after powerful earthquake hits southern Mexico

Death toll rises after powerful earthquake hits southern Mexico

The quake centered near the resort of Huatulco swayed buildings in Mexico City and sent thousands fleeing into the streets. Read full article: Death toll rises after powerful earthqua...→

UK to lay out more reopening plans as virus toll eases

UK to lay out more reopening plans as virus toll eases

Britain’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson is expected to outline plans to allow bars, restaurants and museums to begin re-opening in a further easing of coronavir [...] Read full article: UK to lay out more reopening plans as vi...→

Virus is taking big toll on farm county in Washington state

Virus is taking big toll on farm county in Washington state

The coronavirus is hitting agricultural Yakima County, Washington, hard, with cases surging far faster than elsewhere in the state Read full article: Virus is taking big toll on farm county ...→

Florida Passes 100,000 Coronavirus Cases, Death Toll Reaches 3,173

Florida Passes 100,000 Coronavirus Cases, Death Toll Reaches 3,173

Florida surpassed 100,000 coronavirus cases Monday as the state reported nearly 3,000 new cases and a dozen new deaths. With 2,929 new COVID-19 cases, the stat [...] Read full article: Florida Passes 100,000 Coronavirus Cases...→

The Latest: Italy eyes new WHO advice on isolating patients

ROME - Italy’s Health Ministry is asking government advisers to evaluate new World Health Organization recommendations that people with COVID-19 can come out o [...] Read full article: The Latest: Italy eyes new WHO advice on...→

Pope hails Italy virus doctors, nurses as heroes at Vatican

Pope hails Italy virus doctors, nurses as heroes at Vatican

ROME (AP) — Pope Francis welcomed doctors and nurses from the coronavirus-ravaged region of Lombardy to the Vatican on Saturday to thank them for their... Read full article: Pope hails Italy virus doctors, nurses a...→

UN says China’s latest virus outbreak likely came from Europe

UN says China’s latest virus outbreak likely came from Europe

LONDON — The emergencies chief of the World Health Organization confirmed Friday that the U.N. agency received genetic sequences from China involving Beijing’s [...] Read full article: UN says China’s latest virus outbreak li...→

The Latest: Portugal lashes out over EU virus restrictions

LISBON, Portugal - Portugal’s government is lashing out at some of its European Union partners who have barred Portuguese from entering their country due to fe [...] Read full article: The Latest: Portugal lashes out over EU ...→

The Latest: Arizona’s count of known virus cases jumps again

PHOENIX - Arizona’s count of known COVID-19 cases has jumped again, a day after Gov. Doug Ducey reversed himself by saying local governments could make wearing [...] Read full article: The Latest: Arizona’s count of known vir...→

The Latest: UK expected to ditch its virus app after delays

LONDON - Britain’s government is scrapping its existing coronavirus tracing smartphone app and switching to a model based on technology supplied by Apple and G [...] Read full article: The Latest: UK expected to ditch its vir...→

The Latest: Virus infections surge in US hot spot of Arizona

PHOENIX - Arizona hospitals are treating a record number of coronavirus patients amid a surge of new cases that has made the state a U.S. virus hotspot.... The [...] Read full article: The Latest: Virus infections surge in US...→

The Latest: Pakistan reports highest 1-day death toll

ISLAMABAD - A top health official says Pakistan will consider the use of Britain’s new drug that experts say reduces death risk in seriously ill COVID-19 patie [...] Read full article: The Latest: Pakistan reports highest 1-d...→

The latest figures push the death toll this month above 1,000, but the 1,022 dea [...]

The latest figures push the death toll this month above 1,000, but the 1,022 dea [...]

The latest figures push the death toll this month above 1,000, but the 1,022 deaths over the first 16 days of June average out to just under 64 a day — signifi [...] Read full article: The latest figures push the death toll t...→

The Latest: Florida virus cases hit another daily record

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. - Florida’s confirmed coronavirus cases has risen sharply again and set a daily record weeks after the state began restarting its economy [...] Read full article: The Latest: Florida virus cases hit anot...→

Mexico earthquake death toll rises, worker at oil refinery dies after falling from plant structure

Mexico earthquake death toll rises, worker at oil refinery dies after falling from plant structure

The powerful earthquake that rocked southern Mexico on Tuesday is now blamed for at least six deaths, including a worker at the country's largest oil refinery [...] Read full article: Mexico earthquake death toll rises, work...→

More Than 3,200 New Coronavirus Cases in Florida, as Death Toll Reaches 3,237

More Than 3,200 New Coronavirus Cases in Florida, as Death Toll Reaches 3,237

Florida added more than 3,200 new coronavirus cases Tuesday as the state reported another 64 virus-related deaths. With 3,289 new COVID-19 cases, the state’s t [...] Read full article: More Than 3,200 New Coronavirus Cases in...→

Virus Death Rates Have Fallen Dramatically, But Media Ignore the Story

Virus Death Rates Have Fallen Dramatically, But Media Ignore the Story

In sharp contrast to media reports indicating a widespread resurgence of the coronavirus, daily U.S. deaths from the disease have been trending downward for tw [...] Read full article: Virus Death Rates Have Fallen Dramatical...→

The Latest: WHO: Virus surge due to peak in big countries

The Latest: WHO: Virus surge due to peak in big countries

The World Health Organization says the record levels of new daily COVID-19 cases are due to the fact that the pandemic is peaking in a number of big countries [...] Read full article: The Latest: WHO: Virus surge due to peak...→

The Latest: US trade adviser links virus to China government

WASHINGTON -- White House trade adviser Peter Navarro is calling the coronavirus a “product of the Chinese Communist Party” and suggesting without evidence it [...] Read full article: The Latest: US trade adviser links virus...→

U.S. death toll surpasses 120,000 as China, South Korea work to contain new outbreaks

U.S. death toll surpasses 120,000 as China, South Korea work to contain new outbreaks

The coronavirus has infected nearly 8.8 million people as of Sunday and killed more than 464,000, according to Johns Hopkins University data. Read full article: U.S. death toll surpasses 120,000 as Chi...→

The Latest: Pope welcomes medics from hard-hit Italy region

The Latest: Pope welcomes medics from hard-hit Italy region

Pope Francis has welcomed doctors and nurses from Italy's coronavirus-ravaged Lombardy region to the Vatican to thank them for their selfless work and sacrific [...] Read full article: The Latest: Pope welcomes medics from ha...→

The Latest: WHO says Beijing virus likely a European import

At a press briefing on Friday, Dr. Michael Ryan noted that “strains and viruses have moved around the world” throughout the pandemic. Ryan said that many virus [...] Read full article: The Latest: WHO says Beijing virus likel...→

The Latest: UN seeks urgent funding for virus aid transport

UNITED NATIONS - The United Nations’ food agency says ít needs immediate funding to prevent a shutdown in late July of the global transport system that has bee [...] Read full article: The Latest: UN seeks urgent funding for ...→

Rush Limbaugh rejects latest COVID-19 concerns: ‘You can’t believe the virus numbers’

Rush Limbaugh rejects latest COVID-19 concerns: ‘You can’t believe the virus numbers’

Rush Limbaugh dismissed warnings about a second wave of coronavirus infections as the number of Americans killed by the disease it causes reached a grim new mi [...] Read full article: Rush Limbaugh rejects latest COVID-19 co...→

The Latest: Ex-president of Kazakhstan infected with virus

MOSCOW - The ex-president of Kazakhstan is infected with the new coronavirus.... His spokespeople say Nursultan Nazarbayev, 79, tested positive for the virus a [...] Read full article: The Latest: Ex-president of Kazakhstan i...→

The Latest: Virus pandemic changes shape of UN elections

UNITED NATIONS - The president of the United Nations General Assembly has banged his gavel to open U.N. elections under dramatically different voting procedure [...] Read full article: The Latest: Virus pandemic changes shape...→

The Latest: Mexico announces reopenings despite high toll

Even as Mexico announces plans for reopening churches and religious events, the country is posting near-record numbers of newly confirmed cases and deaths from [...] Read full article: The Latest: Mexico announces reopenings ...→

The Latest: US death toll in pandemic exceeds one from WWI

WASHINGTON - The U.S. death toll from COVID-19 now exceeds the number of American service members who died in World War I.... The current pandemic mortality ta [...] Read full article: The Latest: US death toll in pandemic ex...→

The Latest: UK virus-related deaths rise to 52,000 by June 5

LONDON -- Britain’s statistics agency says the total number of coronavirus-related deaths across the U.K. has reached almost 52,000 by the week ending June 5.. [...] Read full article: The Latest: UK virus-related deaths rise...→

The Latest: UConn eliminates 4 sports in virus- related cuts

The Latest: UConn eliminates 4 sports in virus- related cuts

The University of Connecticut is eliminating four athletic teams as it deals with an expected budget deficit driven by issues related to the coronavirus pandem [...] Read full article: The Latest: UConn eliminates 4 sports in...→

Mexico earthquake death toll rises, worker at oil refinery dies after falling from plant structure

Mexico earthquake death toll rises, worker at oil refinery dies after falling from plant structure

The powerful earthquake that rocked southern Mexico on Tuesday is now blamed for at least six deaths, including a worker at the country's largest oil refinery [...] Read full article: Mexico earthquake death toll rises, work...→

Death toll rises after powerful earthquake hits southern Mexico

Death toll rises after powerful earthquake hits southern Mexico

The quake centered near the resort of Huatulco swayed buildings in Mexico City and sent thousands fleeing into the streets. Read full article: Death toll rises after powerful earthqua...→

Pubs, restaurants in England to reopen as virus toll eases

Pubs, restaurants in England to reopen as virus toll eases

Millions of people in Britain will be able to go to the pub, visit a movie theater, get a haircut or attend a religious service starting July 4, in a major loo [...] Read full article: Pubs, restaurants in England to reopen a...→

Virus Death Rates Have Fallen Dramatically, But Media Ignore the Story

Virus Death Rates Have Fallen Dramatically, But Media Ignore the Story

In sharp contrast to media reports indicating a widespread resurgence of the coronavirus, daily U.S. deaths from the disease have been trending downward for tw [...] Read full article: Virus Death Rates Have Fallen Dramatical...→

Virus is taking big toll on farm county in Washington state

Virus is taking big toll on farm county in Washington state

The coronavirus is hitting agricultural Yakima County, Washington, hard, with cases surging far faster than elsewhere in the state Read full article: Virus is taking big toll on farm county ...→

The Latest: Florida virus infection total passes 100,000

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - Florida health officials say more than than 100,000 people in the state have been diagnosed with coronavirus.... Florida reached the mil [...] Read full article: The Latest: Florida virus infection tota...→

The Latest: US trade adviser links virus to China government

WASHINGTON -- White House trade adviser Peter Navarro is calling the coronavirus a “product of the Chinese Communist Party” and suggesting without evidence it [...] Read full article: The Latest: US trade adviser links virus...→

The Latest: Italy eyes new WHO advice on isolating patients

ROME - Italy’s Health Ministry is asking government advisers to evaluate new World Health Organization recommendations that people with COVID-19 can come out o [...] Read full article: The Latest: Italy eyes new WHO advice on...→

The CDPHE's latest report, updated at 4 p.m. on May 31, shows just one death of  [...]

The CDPHE's latest report, updated at 4 p.m. on May 31, shows just one death of [...]

The CDPHE's latest report, updated at 4 p.m. on May 31, shows just one death of someone with COVID-19 on both May 28 and 29. However, the virus isn't listed as [...] Read full article: The CDPHE's latest report, updated at 4 ...→

The Latest: Pope welcomes medics from hard-hit Italy region

The Latest: Pope welcomes medics from hard-hit Italy region

Pope Francis has welcomed doctors and nurses from Italy's coronavirus-ravaged Lombardy region to the Vatican to thank them for their selfless work and sacrific [...] Read full article: The Latest: Pope welcomes medics from ha...→

UN says China’s latest virus outbreak likely came from Europe

UN says China’s latest virus outbreak likely came from Europe

LONDON — The emergencies chief of the World Health Organization confirmed Friday that the U.N. agency received genetic sequences from China involving Beijing’s [...] Read full article: UN says China’s latest virus outbreak li...→

The Latest: WHO chief warns virus pandemic 'accelerating'

GENEVA - The head of the World Health Organization said the coronavirus pandemic is “accelerating” and that more than 150,000 cases were reported yesterday - t [...] Read full article: The Latest: WHO chief warns virus pandem...→

The Latest: UN seeks urgent funding for virus aid transport

UNITED NATIONS - The United Nations’ food agency says ít needs immediate funding to prevent a shutdown in late July of the global transport system that has bee [...] Read full article: The Latest: UN seeks urgent funding for ...→

The Latest: Arizona’s count of known virus cases jumps again

PHOENIX - Arizona’s count of known COVID-19 cases has jumped again, a day after Gov. Doug Ducey reversed himself by saying local governments could make wearing [...] Read full article: The Latest: Arizona’s count of known vir...→

Florida coronavirus cases surge by record 3,207; death toll up 43

Florida coronavirus cases surge by record 3,207; death toll up 43

State coronavirus cases skyrocketed by a record 3,207 and deaths climbed in one day by 18 to 43 for a total of 3,061, the Florida Department of Health announce [...] Read full article: Florida coronavirus cases surge by recor...→

The Latest: Ex-president of Kazakhstan infected with virus

MOSCOW - The ex-president of Kazakhstan is infected with the new coronavirus.... His spokespeople say Nursultan Nazarbayev, 79, tested positive for the virus a [...] Read full article: The Latest: Ex-president of Kazakhstan i...→

The Latest: Virus infections surge in US hot spot of Arizona

PHOENIX - Arizona hospitals are treating a record number of coronavirus patients amid a surge of new cases that has made the state a U.S. virus hotspot.... The [...] Read full article: The Latest: Virus infections surge in US...→

Underfunded NYC nursing home program lead to massive coronavirus death toll

Underfunded NYC nursing home program lead to massive coronavirus death toll

The city and state severely shortchanged a federally-mandated program designed to protect nursing home residents, leading to the disproportionate death toll of [...] Read full article: Underfunded NYC nursing home program lea...→

The Latest: Mexico announces reopenings despite high toll

Even as Mexico announces plans for reopening churches and religious events, the country is posting near-record numbers of newly confirmed cases and deaths from [...] Read full article: The Latest: Mexico announces reopenings ...→

The latest figures push the death toll this month above 1,000, but the 1,022 dea [...]

The latest figures push the death toll this month above 1,000, but the 1,022 dea [...]

The latest figures push the death toll this month above 1,000, but the 1,022 deaths over the first 16 days of June average out to just under 64 a day — signifi [...] Read full article: The latest figures push the death toll t...→

Florida coronavirus cases up by a record 2,783; death toll nears 3,000

Florida coronavirus cases up by a record 2,783; death toll nears 3,000

Coronavirus cases in Florida climbed a record 2,783 in one day as the death toll skyrocketed by 55 to 2,993, the Florida Department of Health announced Tuesday [...] Read full article: Florida coronavirus cases up by a record...→

The Latest: UK virus-related deaths rise to 52,000 by June 5

LONDON -- Britain’s statistics agency says the total number of coronavirus-related deaths across the U.K. has reached almost 52,000 by the week ending June 5.. [...] Read full article: The Latest: UK virus-related deaths rise...→

28 newly rescued migrants test positive for virus off Italy

28 newly rescued migrants test positive for virus off Italy

ROME (AP) — Twenty-eight migrants who were rescued at sea have tested positive for the coronavirus, Sicily's governor said Wednesday, a new complication in Ita [...] Read full article: 28 newly rescued migrants test positive ...→

Mexico quake death toll rises to 6; hundreds of home damaged | WTOP

MEXICO CITY (AP) — The magnitude 7.4 earthquake that rocked the southern Mexico resort of Huatulco killed at least 6 people, damaged hundreds of homes and four [...] Read full article: Mexico quake death toll rises to 6; hund...→

More Than 3,200 New Coronavirus Cases in Florida, as Death Toll Reaches 3,237

More Than 3,200 New Coronavirus Cases in Florida, as Death Toll Reaches 3,237

Florida added more than 3,200 new coronavirus cases Tuesday as the state reported another 64 virus-related deaths. With 3,289 new COVID-19 cases, the state’s t [...] Read full article: More Than 3,200 New Coronavirus Cases in...→

UK to lay out more reopening plans as virus toll eases

UK to lay out more reopening plans as virus toll eases

Britain’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson is expected to outline plans to allow bars, restaurants and museums to begin re-opening in a further easing of coronavir [...] Read full article: UK to lay out more reopening plans as vi...→

Coronavirus in Minnesota: MDH reports lowest death-toll since April | MinnPost

Coronavirus in Minnesota: MDH reports lowest death-toll since April | MinnPost

Four more Minnesotans have died of COVID-19, the Minnesota Department of Health said Monday, for a total of 1,384. That represents the lowest one-day death tol [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Minnesota: MDH reports lo...→

The Latest: WHO: Virus surge due to peak in big countries

The Latest: WHO: Virus surge due to peak in big countries

The World Health Organization says the record levels of new daily COVID-19 cases are due to the fact that the pandemic is peaking in a number of big countries [...] Read full article: The Latest: WHO: Virus surge due to peak...→

Florida Passes 100,000 Coronavirus Cases, Death Toll Reaches 3,173

Florida Passes 100,000 Coronavirus Cases, Death Toll Reaches 3,173

Florida surpassed 100,000 coronavirus cases Monday as the state reported nearly 3,000 new cases and a dozen new deaths. With 2,929 new COVID-19 cases, the stat [...] Read full article: Florida Passes 100,000 Coronavirus Cases...→

Italy mulls new WHO guidelines on virus patient isolation

Italy mulls new WHO guidelines on virus patient isolation

Italy's Health Ministry is asking government advisers to evaluate new World Health Organization recommendations saying that people with COVID-19 can come out o [...] Read full article: Italy mulls new WHO guidelines on virus ...→

U.S. death toll surpasses 120,000 as China, South Korea work to contain new outbreaks

U.S. death toll surpasses 120,000 as China, South Korea work to contain new outbreaks

The coronavirus has infected nearly 8.8 million people as of Sunday and killed more than 464,000, according to Johns Hopkins University data. Read full article: U.S. death toll surpasses 120,000 as Chi...→

Pope hails Italy virus doctors, nurses as heroes at Vatican

Pope hails Italy virus doctors, nurses as heroes at Vatican

ROME (AP) — Pope Francis welcomed doctors and nurses from the coronavirus-ravaged region of Lombardy to the Vatican on Saturday to thank them for their... Read full article: Pope hails Italy virus doctors, nurses a...→

Coronavirus doctors’ overuse of antibiotics could spur resistance and raise death toll

Coronavirus doctors’ overuse of antibiotics could spur resistance and raise death toll

Doctors knew antibiotics weren’t effective against the coronavirus, but they feared patients could develop life-threatening bacterial co-infections and used th [...] Read full article: Coronavirus doctors’ overuse of antibiot...→

The Latest: WHO says Beijing virus likely a European import

At a press briefing on Friday, Dr. Michael Ryan noted that “strains and viruses have moved around the world” throughout the pandemic. Ryan said that many virus [...] Read full article: The Latest: WHO says Beijing virus likel...→

The Latest: Portugal lashes out over EU virus restrictions

LISBON, Portugal - Portugal’s government is lashing out at some of its European Union partners who have barred Portuguese from entering their country due to fe [...] Read full article: The Latest: Portugal lashes out over EU ...→

The Latest: Memphis scraps festivals over new virus cases

MEMPHIS, Tenn. - The Beale Street Music Festival, the World Championship Barbecue Cooking Contest and other Memphis in May events were canceled Thursday due to [...] Read full article: The Latest: Memphis scraps festivals ove...→

Rush Limbaugh rejects latest COVID-19 concerns: ‘You can’t believe the virus numbers’

Rush Limbaugh rejects latest COVID-19 concerns: ‘You can’t believe the virus numbers’

Rush Limbaugh dismissed warnings about a second wave of coronavirus infections as the number of Americans killed by the disease it causes reached a grim new mi [...] Read full article: Rush Limbaugh rejects latest COVID-19 co...→

The Latest: UK expected to ditch its virus app after delays

LONDON - Britain’s government is scrapping its existing coronavirus tracing smartphone app and switching to a model based on technology supplied by Apple and G [...] Read full article: The Latest: UK expected to ditch its vir...→

The Latest: Virus infections continue steady rise in S Korea

SEOUL, South Korea - South Korea has reported 59 COVID-19 cases as infections steadily rise in the capital area where half the country’s 51 million people live [...] Read full article: The Latest: Virus infections continue st...→

The Latest: Virus pandemic changes shape of UN elections

UNITED NATIONS - The president of the United Nations General Assembly has banged his gavel to open U.N. elections under dramatically different voting procedure [...] Read full article: The Latest: Virus pandemic changes shape...→

The Latest: Pakistan reports highest 1-day death toll

ISLAMABAD - A top health official says Pakistan will consider the use of Britain’s new drug that experts say reduces death risk in seriously ill COVID-19 patie [...] Read full article: The Latest: Pakistan reports highest 1-d...→

The Latest: US coal miners seek federal virus protection

CHARLESTON, W.Va. - A union representing U.S. coal miners has asked a court to force the federal government to take unspecified measures to protect them from t [...] Read full article: The Latest: US coal miners seek federal ...→

The Latest: US death toll in pandemic exceeds one from WWI

WASHINGTON - The U.S. death toll from COVID-19 now exceeds the number of American service members who died in World War I.... The current pandemic mortality ta [...] Read full article: The Latest: US death toll in pandemic ex...→

The Latest: Florida virus cases hit another daily record

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. - Florida’s confirmed coronavirus cases has risen sharply again and set a daily record weeks after the state began restarting its economy [...] Read full article: The Latest: Florida virus cases hit anot...→

The Latest: UConn eliminates 4 sports in virus- related cuts

The Latest: UConn eliminates 4 sports in virus- related cuts

The University of Connecticut is eliminating four athletic teams as it deals with an expected budget deficit driven by issues related to the coronavirus pandem [...] Read full article: The Latest: UConn eliminates 4 sports in...→

28 newly rescued migrants test positive for virus off Italy

28 newly rescued migrants test positive for virus off Italy

ROME (AP) — Twenty-eight migrants who were rescued at sea have tested positive for the coronavirus, Sicily's governor said Wednesday, a new complication in Ita [...] Read full article: 28 newly rescued migrants test positive ...→

Mexico earthquake death toll rises, worker at oil refinery dies after falling from plant structure

Mexico earthquake death toll rises, worker at oil refinery dies after falling from plant structure

The powerful earthquake that rocked southern Mexico on Tuesday is now blamed for at least six deaths, including a worker at the country's largest oil refinery [...] Read full article: Mexico earthquake death toll rises, work...→

Mexico quake death toll rises to 6; hundreds of home damaged | WTOP

MEXICO CITY (AP) — The magnitude 7.4 earthquake that rocked the southern Mexico resort of Huatulco killed at least 6 people, damaged hundreds of homes and four [...] Read full article: Mexico quake death toll rises to 6; hund...→

Death toll rises after powerful earthquake hits southern Mexico

Death toll rises after powerful earthquake hits southern Mexico

The quake centered near the resort of Huatulco swayed buildings in Mexico City and sent thousands fleeing into the streets. Read full article: Death toll rises after powerful earthqua...→

More Than 3,200 New Coronavirus Cases in Florida, as Death Toll Reaches 3,237

More Than 3,200 New Coronavirus Cases in Florida, as Death Toll Reaches 3,237

Florida added more than 3,200 new coronavirus cases Tuesday as the state reported another 64 virus-related deaths. With 3,289 new COVID-19 cases, the state’s t [...] Read full article: More Than 3,200 New Coronavirus Cases in...→

Pubs, restaurants in England to reopen as virus toll eases

Pubs, restaurants in England to reopen as virus toll eases

Millions of people in Britain will be able to go to the pub, visit a movie theater, get a haircut or attend a religious service starting July 4, in a major loo [...] Read full article: Pubs, restaurants in England to reopen a...→

UK to lay out more reopening plans as virus toll eases

UK to lay out more reopening plans as virus toll eases

Britain’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson is expected to outline plans to allow bars, restaurants and museums to begin re-opening in a further easing of coronavir [...] Read full article: UK to lay out more reopening plans as vi...→

Virus Death Rates Have Fallen Dramatically, But Media Ignore the Story

Virus Death Rates Have Fallen Dramatically, But Media Ignore the Story

In sharp contrast to media reports indicating a widespread resurgence of the coronavirus, daily U.S. deaths from the disease have been trending downward for tw [...] Read full article: Virus Death Rates Have Fallen Dramatical...→

Coronavirus in Minnesota: MDH reports lowest death-toll since April | MinnPost

Coronavirus in Minnesota: MDH reports lowest death-toll since April | MinnPost

Four more Minnesotans have died of COVID-19, the Minnesota Department of Health said Monday, for a total of 1,384. That represents the lowest one-day death tol [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Minnesota: MDH reports lo...→

Virus is taking big toll on farm county in Washington state

Virus is taking big toll on farm county in Washington state

The coronavirus is hitting agricultural Yakima County, Washington, hard, with cases surging far faster than elsewhere in the state Read full article: Virus is taking big toll on farm county ...→

The Latest: WHO: Virus surge due to peak in big countries

The Latest: WHO: Virus surge due to peak in big countries

The World Health Organization says the record levels of new daily COVID-19 cases are due to the fact that the pandemic is peaking in a number of big countries [...] Read full article: The Latest: WHO: Virus surge due to peak...→

The Latest: Florida virus infection total passes 100,000

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - Florida health officials say more than than 100,000 people in the state have been diagnosed with coronavirus.... Florida reached the mil [...] Read full article: The Latest: Florida virus infection tota...→

Florida Passes 100,000 Coronavirus Cases, Death Toll Reaches 3,173

Florida Passes 100,000 Coronavirus Cases, Death Toll Reaches 3,173

Florida surpassed 100,000 coronavirus cases Monday as the state reported nearly 3,000 new cases and a dozen new deaths. With 2,929 new COVID-19 cases, the stat [...] Read full article: Florida Passes 100,000 Coronavirus Cases...→

The Latest: US trade adviser links virus to China government

WASHINGTON -- White House trade adviser Peter Navarro is calling the coronavirus a “product of the Chinese Communist Party” and suggesting without evidence it [...] Read full article: The Latest: US trade adviser links virus...→

Italy mulls new WHO guidelines on virus patient isolation

Italy mulls new WHO guidelines on virus patient isolation

Italy's Health Ministry is asking government advisers to evaluate new World Health Organization recommendations saying that people with COVID-19 can come out o [...] Read full article: Italy mulls new WHO guidelines on virus ...→

The Latest: Italy eyes new WHO advice on isolating patients

ROME - Italy’s Health Ministry is asking government advisers to evaluate new World Health Organization recommendations that people with COVID-19 can come out o [...] Read full article: The Latest: Italy eyes new WHO advice on...→

U.S. death toll surpasses 120,000 as China, South Korea work to contain new outbreaks

U.S. death toll surpasses 120,000 as China, South Korea work to contain new outbreaks

The coronavirus has infected nearly 8.8 million people as of Sunday and killed more than 464,000, according to Johns Hopkins University data. Read full article: U.S. death toll surpasses 120,000 as Chi...→

The CDPHE's latest report, updated at 4 p.m. on May 31, shows just one death of  [...]

The CDPHE's latest report, updated at 4 p.m. on May 31, shows just one death of [...]

The CDPHE's latest report, updated at 4 p.m. on May 31, shows just one death of someone with COVID-19 on both May 28 and 29. However, the virus isn't listed as [...] Read full article: The CDPHE's latest report, updated at 4 ...→

Pope hails Italy virus doctors, nurses as heroes at Vatican

Pope hails Italy virus doctors, nurses as heroes at Vatican

ROME (AP) — Pope Francis welcomed doctors and nurses from the coronavirus-ravaged region of Lombardy to the Vatican on Saturday to thank them for their... Read full article: Pope hails Italy virus doctors, nurses a...→

The Latest: Pope welcomes medics from hard-hit Italy region

The Latest: Pope welcomes medics from hard-hit Italy region

Pope Francis has welcomed doctors and nurses from Italy's coronavirus-ravaged Lombardy region to the Vatican to thank them for their selfless work and sacrific [...] Read full article: The Latest: Pope welcomes medics from ha...→

Coronavirus doctors’ overuse of antibiotics could spur resistance and raise death toll

Coronavirus doctors’ overuse of antibiotics could spur resistance and raise death toll

Doctors knew antibiotics weren’t effective against the coronavirus, but they feared patients could develop life-threatening bacterial co-infections and used th [...] Read full article: Coronavirus doctors’ overuse of antibiot...→

UN says China’s latest virus outbreak likely came from Europe

UN says China’s latest virus outbreak likely came from Europe

LONDON — The emergencies chief of the World Health Organization confirmed Friday that the U.N. agency received genetic sequences from China involving Beijing’s [...] Read full article: UN says China’s latest virus outbreak li...→

The Latest: WHO says Beijing virus likely a European import

At a press briefing on Friday, Dr. Michael Ryan noted that “strains and viruses have moved around the world” throughout the pandemic. Ryan said that many virus [...] Read full article: The Latest: WHO says Beijing virus likel...→

The Latest: WHO chief warns virus pandemic 'accelerating'

GENEVA - The head of the World Health Organization said the coronavirus pandemic is “accelerating” and that more than 150,000 cases were reported yesterday - t [...] Read full article: The Latest: WHO chief warns virus pandem...→

The Latest: Portugal lashes out over EU virus restrictions

LISBON, Portugal - Portugal’s government is lashing out at some of its European Union partners who have barred Portuguese from entering their country due to fe [...] Read full article: The Latest: Portugal lashes out over EU ...→

The Latest: UN seeks urgent funding for virus aid transport

UNITED NATIONS - The United Nations’ food agency says ít needs immediate funding to prevent a shutdown in late July of the global transport system that has bee [...] Read full article: The Latest: UN seeks urgent funding for ...→

The Latest: Memphis scraps festivals over new virus cases

MEMPHIS, Tenn. - The Beale Street Music Festival, the World Championship Barbecue Cooking Contest and other Memphis in May events were canceled Thursday due to [...] Read full article: The Latest: Memphis scraps festivals ove...→

The Latest: Arizona’s count of known virus cases jumps again

PHOENIX - Arizona’s count of known COVID-19 cases has jumped again, a day after Gov. Doug Ducey reversed himself by saying local governments could make wearing [...] Read full article: The Latest: Arizona’s count of known vir...→

Rush Limbaugh rejects latest COVID-19 concerns: ‘You can’t believe the virus numbers’

Rush Limbaugh rejects latest COVID-19 concerns: ‘You can’t believe the virus numbers’

Rush Limbaugh dismissed warnings about a second wave of coronavirus infections as the number of Americans killed by the disease it causes reached a grim new mi [...] Read full article: Rush Limbaugh rejects latest COVID-19 co...→

Florida coronavirus cases surge by record 3,207; death toll up 43

Florida coronavirus cases surge by record 3,207; death toll up 43

State coronavirus cases skyrocketed by a record 3,207 and deaths climbed in one day by 18 to 43 for a total of 3,061, the Florida Department of Health announce [...] Read full article: Florida coronavirus cases surge by recor...→

The Latest: UK expected to ditch its virus app after delays

LONDON - Britain’s government is scrapping its existing coronavirus tracing smartphone app and switching to a model based on technology supplied by Apple and G [...] Read full article: The Latest: UK expected to ditch its vir...→

The Latest: Ex-president of Kazakhstan infected with virus

MOSCOW - The ex-president of Kazakhstan is infected with the new coronavirus.... His spokespeople say Nursultan Nazarbayev, 79, tested positive for the virus a [...] Read full article: The Latest: Ex-president of Kazakhstan i...→

The Latest: Virus infections continue steady rise in S Korea

SEOUL, South Korea - South Korea has reported 59 COVID-19 cases as infections steadily rise in the capital area where half the country’s 51 million people live [...] Read full article: The Latest: Virus infections continue st...→

The Latest: Virus infections surge in US hot spot of Arizona

PHOENIX - Arizona hospitals are treating a record number of coronavirus patients amid a surge of new cases that has made the state a U.S. virus hotspot.... The [...] Read full article: The Latest: Virus infections surge in US...→

The Latest: Virus pandemic changes shape of UN elections

UNITED NATIONS - The president of the United Nations General Assembly has banged his gavel to open U.N. elections under dramatically different voting procedure [...] Read full article: The Latest: Virus pandemic changes shape...→

Underfunded NYC nursing home program lead to massive coronavirus death toll

Underfunded NYC nursing home program lead to massive coronavirus death toll

The city and state severely shortchanged a federally-mandated program designed to protect nursing home residents, leading to the disproportionate death toll of [...] Read full article: Underfunded NYC nursing home program lea...→

The Latest: Pakistan reports highest 1-day death toll

ISLAMABAD - A top health official says Pakistan will consider the use of Britain’s new drug that experts say reduces death risk in seriously ill COVID-19 patie [...] Read full article: The Latest: Pakistan reports highest 1-d...→

The Latest: Mexico announces reopenings despite high toll

Even as Mexico announces plans for reopening churches and religious events, the country is posting near-record numbers of newly confirmed cases and deaths from [...] Read full article: The Latest: Mexico announces reopenings ...→

The Latest: US coal miners seek federal virus protection

CHARLESTON, W.Va. - A union representing U.S. coal miners has asked a court to force the federal government to take unspecified measures to protect them from t [...] Read full article: The Latest: US coal miners seek federal ...→

The latest figures push the death toll this month above 1,000, but the 1,022 dea [...]

The latest figures push the death toll this month above 1,000, but the 1,022 dea [...]

The latest figures push the death toll this month above 1,000, but the 1,022 deaths over the first 16 days of June average out to just under 64 a day — signifi [...] Read full article: The latest figures push the death toll t...→

The Latest: US death toll in pandemic exceeds one from WWI

WASHINGTON - The U.S. death toll from COVID-19 now exceeds the number of American service members who died in World War I.... The current pandemic mortality ta [...] Read full article: The Latest: US death toll in pandemic ex...→

Florida coronavirus cases up by a record 2,783; death toll nears 3,000

Florida coronavirus cases up by a record 2,783; death toll nears 3,000

Coronavirus cases in Florida climbed a record 2,783 in one day as the death toll skyrocketed by 55 to 2,993, the Florida Department of Health announced Tuesday [...] Read full article: Florida coronavirus cases up by a record...→

The Latest: Florida virus cases hit another daily record

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. - Florida’s confirmed coronavirus cases has risen sharply again and set a daily record weeks after the state began restarting its economy [...] Read full article: The Latest: Florida virus cases hit anot...→

The Latest: UK virus-related deaths rise to 52,000 by June 5

LONDON -- Britain’s statistics agency says the total number of coronavirus-related deaths across the U.K. has reached almost 52,000 by the week ending June 5.. [...] Read full article: The Latest: UK virus-related deaths rise...→